Digital Content Specialist / Strategist

Austin, TX
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Lisa Mitchell

Job Description:

The Digital Content Specialist /Strategist focuses on the needs of the user to drive clarity, usability, and accessibility – from content management system to design and user interface. This role will work closely with business partners and producers to drive an innovative and personalized customer-first experience, while serving strategic digital, marketing and business needs. 

• Work closely with producers on the platform publishing team
• Consult at the beginning of projects with product owners to solve business needs and follow digital best practices and maintain accessibility
• Work closely with design, content, and analytics staff to deliver optimal website design, functionality and search engine optimization (SEO).
• Work collaboratively with digital, cross-functional teams and partners to create and maintain organizational website assets.  
• Research and conduct analysis, website audits, competitive assessments, browser compliance, mobile responsiveness, and user testing. 
• Display high competency in project management, working in a fast-paced and complex environment, execution of large projects, and working under multiple and competing deadlines. 


Technical/Functional Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

• 4-8 years experience in digital web experience

• Working knowledge of content management systems (Drupal, etc.)

• Working knowledge of internet and web technology, including HTML, CSS and JavaScript

• Understanding of different browser technologies and a general understanding of web infrastructure

• Familiarity with mobile/responsive design and use of videos on the web

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Key factors for success in this role include: • A clear understanding of accessibility requirements on the web • A deep understanding SEO, UX and digital best practices • Attention to detail and strong client service skills are a must • Must be able to work effectively in a team environment • Ability to translate business requirements into the appropriate online user experience • Strong decision making skills, ability to prioritize work and negotiate compromises with business and technology partners as needed • Understanding of CMS (Drupal or others) • Digital focused role • Creative problem solver • Self-starter 

Client Description:

It’s not often that we get to say “yeah, but just listen to what they offer…” about our larger clients. Most people look at the awesome job description, then read “Financial Services Industry” and move on. We’ve heard it a thousand times! Know what else we’ve heard at this client just as much? “Wow! I’m so glad I took this job! This is not your father’s financial services company!”


Work here and experience:

- Opportunities to work with cutting-edge digital business strategies & projects

- Huge work-life balance culture

- Diversity-focused workplace

- Strong potential for temp-to-perm conversion almost half of the people we've placed here have converted to a permanent position, either the one they're working in, or in a related department

- Great Aquent community to work with onsite, including our bi-annual talent recognition program, which stems from the client managers’ own feedback (read: they’re engaged and interested in your future!)

- Don’t forget the massive points on your resume for being part of a cutting-edge team, leading the way in breathing fresh air into the financial services industry.


With a customer experience focus in mind, our client is leading the way in the financial industry with their digital marketing & technology platforms. They recognize that today’s customers are technically savvy & independent as well as highly creative, and they’re working to be the best at serving them. We see this through how they are building platforms that allow customers to take ownership of their financial future, using video, animation, and social media to market to the end user. Their in-house digital agency has won numerous IHAF awards for their tools and cutting-edge technology.  Working with this company, you would be working with groups and/or department such as an IHAF awarded digital agency, user experience, product development, communication strategy team and much more talented professionals like yourself. Come join us!